Google Assistant now works with Lollipop phones, tablets

Older Android phones and, now, Android tablets now have access to a more glorified Google type and voice search interface.

Nougat nears 10 percent adoption, Marshmallow finally beats Lollipop in June Android distribution figures

The latest Android distribution numbers are in, and of course, Nougat still trails behind new pack leader Marshmallow and silver medalist Lollipop.

Android Lollipop in 2017: Galaxy J3 Pro now on Flipkart

Yes, Android 5.1 in an age where we’re closer to Android 8 than 7. It’s a budget offering from Samsung for the tough and rumble Indian market.

Panasonic Toughpad phones hit India in Android, Windows flavors

If you’re down and dirty doing business in Chennai or Mumbai, you’ll probably need to ask your local channel representative about these phones.

Froyo dies in January 2017 Android Distribution figures

Android Nougat doesn’t even notch one full percentage point, but at least Android 2.2 has finally lost its 0.1 percent of share.

ZTE Cymbal-T is the first major Android flip phone for the West

Does it have a Snapdragon 820? Nope. It is an entry-level phone that is meant to transfer older form factor users to something with modern software.

Android distribution: Marshmallow yet to break 20 percent share

Marshmallow continues to grow, but at a slower pace when compared to Android Lollipop’s launch window. When will Nougat make its way to 0.1%?

Android Marshmallow share up 3.1 percent in July distribution

Android Marshmallow has gained presence on more devices than ever at a fastest rate recorded as of yet. So, what’s up for next month?

Android distribution shows slower Marshmallow growth for June

Android 6.0 Marshmallow had been growing at increasing rates every month for the past five months. Not the case this month.

Crowdfunded GOLE1 PC dual-boots Windows 10 and Android

WIndows 10 Home and Android 5.1 will be on the fully-funded GOLE1 PC, touted as the “smallest Intel All-in-One PC in the world”.

Android Marshmallow is growing slower than how Lollipop did

Android 6.0 snagged all the growth from the other versions of the OS this month, but it’s growth over the past six months is now slower than Lollipop.

Android Lollipop overtakes KitKat as largest distributed version

Version 5.0 and 5.1 are now the most popular among Android toters today, breaking up the lead KitKat had for a long time.

No Android Lollipop update for Motorola DROID Ultra, Mini, Maxx after 30 months

“We know how important software upgrades are to our customers, and we’re very sorry that we are unable to provide the upgrade.”

Samsung starts showing Android security patch level for some Lollipop phones

The Android security patch level information introduced with Marshmallow has been added to Samsung’s two latest flagship devices running 5.1 Lollipop.

HTC Desire 820 starts seeing Android 5.0 Lollipop updates across Asia

The mid-range HTC Desire 820 is finally ready to leave KitKat behind, scoring OTA Android 5.0 Lollipop treats in parts of Asia.

Android Lollipop remains less prevalent than both KitKat and Jelly Bean as Marshmallow debuts

According to Google’s newest OS distribution numbers, Android Lollipop is still behind both KitKat and Jelly Bean, just as Marshmallow starts rolling out.

Android-powered Elephone “Vowney” will come in Windows 10 Mobile flavor

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Some Android Lollipop lock screens can be hacked through

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These are the devices committed to Android M so far

Android M is racing up the update chain and will be arriving…

Should skinned smartphones include a Material Design theme?

The Graphical User Interface comes with the lay of the land. Each…
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First CyanogenMod 12 snapshots arrive with Android 5.0

Finally, CyanogenMod 12 snapshots with Android 5.0 Lollipop included are rolling out. If you’re interested in a stable custom Lollipop ROM, have a look!

Lollipop update for Sprint HTC One E8 to begin rollout tomorrow

An HTC project manager has confirmed that technical approval for the Sprint HTC One E8 Lollipop update has been received, and that the rollout is beginning.

Android 5.1 Lollipop update begins heading out to second-gen Moto E

The second-gen Moto E Android 5.1 update has begun rolling out to devices, with both the updated Android version and several other changes in tow.

Android 5.x Lollipop distribution numbers almost reach 10 percent

The latest numbers are in from Google and apparently things are looking a lot better now. Lollipop distribution numbers almost reach 10 percent.

Android Lollipop: Well Begun, Half Done

Android Lollipop is well begun, but clearly half done. Check out and see why we think Google needs to improve with its latest operating system.